California Government Contracts Questions & Answers

Q: US Citizen brought husband with CR1 Visa, he's physically, emotionally abusive, pressuring me to file i-751, what to do?

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law, Domestic Violence and Government Contracts for California on
Answered on Feb 19, 2018
Dale S. Gribow's answer
To properly evaluate any legal question a lawyer needs a thorough summary of the facts. What you have shared is not much. If you are not clear then the lawyer will no doubt be challenged to give an accurate answer.

It is the same as using the adage for using a computer... “JUNK IN, JUNK OUT”.

You clearly have to see a divorce lawyer.......and hopefully one who knows immigration

Q: Can I abrogate an agreement for plaintiffs to accept a lump sum and together decide the allottments?

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Arbitration / Mediation Law, Government Contracts and Landlord - Tenant for California on
Answered on Dec 21, 2017
N. Munro Merrick's answer
You have an attorney. He should be able to answer all your questions. If you have a difference of opinion about whether your psychiatric problems should have been included in the mediation, tell him that. If you are not satisfied with his explanation, tell him that you want to get a second opinion from another attorney. I do not want to speculate any further.

Q: Can I move case out of state in case of collusion? I don't live where case is filed. How can I proceed?

1 Answer | Asked in Government Contracts, Employment Discrimination and Legal Malpractice for California on
Answered on Apr 9, 2017
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.'s answer
You can seek remedies such as sanctions motions or motions for recusal if there is collusion or another such injustice in your case, or you may seek a transfer of venue to another court in the same jurisdiction if applicable. But jurisdiction is not a dynamic notion and thus cannot be changed. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors,...

Q: The City of San Diego is not paying us (we are LLC) for a job that has been delivered. What can we do?

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Contracts, Gov & Administrative Law and Government Contracts for California on
Answered on Mar 30, 2017
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.'s answer
You may have to file a claim for breach of contract, or you may need to sue. What does the contract say about resolving disputes? More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts,...

Q: Can the government tell my brother and I we cannot share employees between our similar businesses when we share offices?

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Employment Law and Government Contracts for California on
Answered on Mar 17, 2017
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.'s answer
What is the basis for their decision? Are these special contracts? Are you a minority-owned company with special access to certain contracts? More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business...

Q: My boyfriend was volenteering at a local vet and was bitten by a cat that should have been put down two days prior.

1 Answer | Asked in Government Contracts, Animal / Dog Law, Business Law and Personal Injury for California on
Answered on Feb 16, 2017
Amir Sam Dibaei's answer
You can go after the county if they represented the person to be a Veternarian.

Q: I am the named Trustee on a trust that is related to Standard Oil and Northern Trust/Northern Telecom where my Dad Worke

1 Answer | Asked in Energy, Oil and Gas, Estate Planning, Gov & Administrative Law and Government Contracts for California on
Answered on Feb 12, 2017
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.'s answer
Why would you be denied entry to a public court? Have you filed anything in Probate Court about this? Is there a trust administrator that you've contacted? More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of...

Q: I have a question regarding California Government Code Section 84303.

1 Answer | Asked in Business Law, Contracts, Gov & Administrative Law and Government Contracts for California on
Answered on Feb 1, 2017
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.'s answer
It depends on the facts. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This answer does not constitute legal advice; make any predictions, guarantees, or warranties; or create any...

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